by Scheuchzer, Johann Jakob, 1672-1733; Füssli, Johann Melchior, 1677-1736, ill; Huber, Johann Heinrich, 1677-1712, engraver; Nutting, Joseph, engraver; Aa, Pieter van der, 1659-1733, publisher; Arnold, Harry, 1831-1907, former owner. DSI; Lacoe, R. D. (Ralph Dupuy), 1824-1901, former owner. DSI; Burndy Library, donor. DSI
First published 1709, in Zurich
Publisher Lugduni Batavorum : sumptibus Petri vander Aa ...
Call number 39088015314552
Digitizing sponsor Smithsonian Libraries
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
Collection biodiversity; americana
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Title page printed in red and black, with engraved vignette
Added engraved t.p. reads: Herbarium diluvianum collectum à Johannes Jacobo Scheuchzero ...
The vignette on the added engraved t.p. is signed: Joh. Melch. Füssli delineavit; Joh. Hen. Huber sculp
The frontispiece portrait was illustrated by Füssli, and engraved by Jos. Nutting
Each plate has a caption dedicated to a different individual
Head- and tail-pieces; initial; side-notes
Errata: p.  (4th group)
Publisher's advertisement on final p
Signatures: *²A-PQ²(Q2 missigned P2)
Nissen, C. Botanische Buchillustration (2. aufl.)
Stafleu & Cowan. Taxonomic lit.
Johnston, S.H. Cleveland collections
Hunt botanical cat.
Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Schuh, C.P. Mineralogy & crystallography biobibliography (draft)
SCDIRB and SCNHRB have one copy each. The Dibner copy has the added engraved title leaf bound in after the dedicatory leaf; the Cullman copy has the added engraved title leaf bound in after the frontispiece portrait
SCDIRB copy 39088006034094 has bookplates: 1. (Armorial) Harry Arnold Arnbarrow, with motto: Ut vivas vigila, and shelfmark: H53; 2. Burndy Library ... gift of Bern Dibner
SCDIRB copy has (a 19th century?) embossed brown cloth binding with gilt-tooled spine
SCNHRB copy 39088015314552 has bookplate: Library of R.D. Lacoe, for the promotion of research in paleobotany and paleozoology. Return to Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. A slip of paper with the stamped number "32476" (accession no.?) is tipped in on the back paste-down endpaper
SCNHRB copy has an old burgundy quarter-leather binding with marbled paper boards; a modern handwritten title label is taped on the spine
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